The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Barnsley with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
South Yorkshire / Barnsley
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Barnsley 41.67% 33.33% 7.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.75% 91.67% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 3
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.86% -12.98%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Barnsley with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Barnsley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 12 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Barnsley 44.44% 36.36% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 8
Median salary £42,500 £22,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.18% -40.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Barnsley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Barnsley citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Barnsley

Linux
Salary Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Barnsley.

Salary trend for Linux in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Barnsley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (87.50%) C
1 21 (87.50%) C++
1 21 (87.50%) Embedded C
1 21 (87.50%) Automotive
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 21 (87.50%) Qt
2 17 (70.83%) Firmware
3 15 (62.50%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (58.33%) Degree
4 14 (58.33%) Embedded C++
5 13 (54.17%) Qt Quick
5 13 (54.17%) Telematics
5 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
5 13 (54.17%) Device Driver
6 9 (37.50%) C#
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
6 9 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (33.33%) JTAG
8 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
8 7 (29.17%) RS-232
8 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
8 7 (29.17%) Wireless
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) Lauterbach
9 6 (25.00%) wxWidgets
9 6 (25.00%) Modbus
9 6 (25.00%) Profibus
9 6 (25.00%) CAN bus
10 5 (20.83%) Electronics
11 3 (12.50%) Windows

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
1 7 (29.17%) RS-232
1 7 (29.17%) Wireless
2 6 (25.00%) Modbus
2 6 (25.00%) Profibus
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (87.50%) Automotive
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) C Software Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) Embedded C Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (58.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 14 (58.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 14 (58.33%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) Qt
2 13 (54.17%) Qt Quick
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Device Driver
2 9 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (25.00%) CAN bus
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) Telematics
3 7 (29.17%) Mobile Development
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C
1 21 (87.50%) C++
1 21 (87.50%) Embedded C
2 14 (58.33%) Embedded C++
3 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Lauterbach
2 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Freescale
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft